British Composers: Britten

Various Artists

Release Date:

27/03/2011

Record Label:

Warner Classics

  1. $34.99

Disc 1 of 5

Track NumberTrack TitleTrack LengthTrack Price/Buy Link
1

A Spring Symphony Op. 44: Introduction: Shine out (Anon. 16th century)

by Sheila Armstrong/Dame Janet Baker/Robert Tear/André Previn

9:43
2

A Spring Symphony Op. 44: The merry Cuckoo (E Spencer)

by Sheila Armstrong/Dame Janet Baker/Robert Tear/André Previn

2:03
3

A Spring Symphony Op. 44: Spring, the sweet Spring (T Nashe)

by Sheila Armstrong/Dame Janet Baker/Robert Tear/André Previn

1:58
4

A Spring Symphony Op. 44: The Driving Boy (G Peele and J Clare)

by Sheila Armstrong/Dame Janet Baker/Robert Tear/André Previn

2:09
5

A Spring Symphony Op. 44: The Morning Star (J Milton)

by Sheila Armstrong/Dame Janet Baker/Robert Tear/André Previn

3:13
6

A Spring Symphony Op. 44: Welcome, Maids of Honour (R Herrick)

by Sheila Armstrong/Dame Janet Baker/Robert Tear/André Previn

2:39
7

A Spring Symphony Op. 44: Waters above! (H Vaughan)

by Sheila Armstrong/Dame Janet Baker/Robert Tear/André Previn

2:32
8

Spring Symphony, Op. 44, Pt. 2: VIII. Out of the lawn lie in bad (Alto, Chorus)

by Sheila Armstrong/Dame Janet Baker/Robert Tear/André Previn

6:29
9

A Spring Symphony Op. 44: When will my May come (Barnefield)

by Sheila Armstrong/Dame Janet Baker/Robert Tear/André Previn

2:24
10

A Spring Symphony Op. 44: Fair and Fair (G Peele)

by Sheila Armstrong/Dame Janet Baker/Robert Tear/André Previn

2:21
11

A Spring Symphony Op. 44: Sound the flute! (W Blake)

by Sheila Armstrong/Dame Janet Baker/Robert Tear/André Previn

1:16
12

A Spring Symphony Op. 44: Finale: London, to thee I do present (J Beaumont, J Fletcher & anon. 13th century)

by Sheila Armstrong/Dame Janet Baker/Robert Tear/André Previn

7:44
13

Four Sea Interludes Op. 33a (from Peter Grimes) (1976 Remastered Version): I. Dawn (Lento e tranquillo)

by London Symphony Orchestra

3:42
14

Four Sea Interludes Op. 33a (from Peter Grimes) (1976 Remastered Version): II. Sunday Morning (Allegro spiritoso)

by London Symphony Orchestra

3:47
15

Four Sea Interludes Op. 33a (from Peter Grimes) (1976 Remastered Version): III. Moonlight (Andante comodo e rubato)

by London Symphony Orchestra

4:24
16

Four Sea Interludes Op. 33a (from Peter Grimes) (1976 Remastered Version): IV. Storm (Presto con fuoco)

by London Symphony Orchestra

4:26

Disc 2 of 5

Track NumberTrack TitleTrack LengthTrack Price/Buy Link
1

Violin Concerto Op. 15 (revised version) (1992 Remastered Version): I. Moderato con moto

by Paavo Berglund/Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra/Ida Haendel

8:34
2

Violin Concerto Op. 15 (revised version) (1992 Remastered Version): II. Vivace - Cadenza -

by Paavo Berglund/Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra/Ida Haendel

8:26
3

Violin Concerto Op. 15 (revised version) (1992 Remastered Version): III. Passacaglia (Andante lento (un poco meno mosso) - Largamente (lento) - Lento e solenne)

by Paavo Berglund/Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra/Ida Haendel

14:19Not available separately
4

Violin Concerto (revised version) (1992 Remastered Version): I. Andante tranquillo

by Ida Haendel/Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra/Paavo Berglund

11:32Not available separately
5

Violin Concerto (revised version) (1992 Remastered Version): II. Presto capriccioso alla napolitana - Trio (Canzonetta) - Tempo I

by Ida Haendel/Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra/Paavo Berglund

6:44
6

Violin Concerto (revised version) (1992 Remastered Version): III. Vivace

by Ida Haendel/Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra/Paavo Berglund

12:59Not available separately

Disc 3 of 5

Track NumberTrack TitleTrack LengthTrack Price/Buy Link
1

Suite for violin and piano Op. 6: I. Introduction (Andante maestoso)

by Alexander Barantschik/John Alley

0:43
2

Suite for violin and piano Op. 6: II. March (Allegro alla marcia)

by Alexander Barantschik/John Alley

2:54
3

Suite for violin and piano Op. 6: III. Moto perpetuo (Allegro molto e con fuoco)

by Alexander Barantschik/John Alley

3:11
4

Suite for violin and piano Op. 6: IV. Lullaby (Lento tranquillo)

by Alexander Barantschik/John Alley

4:40
5

Suite for violin and piano Op. 6: V. Waltz (Alla valse: vivace e rubato)

by Alexander Barantschik/John Alley

4:30
6

Elegy

by Paul Silverthorne

5:50
7

Cello Sonata in C Op. 65: I. Dialogo (Allegro)

by Moray Welsh/John Lenehan

7:53
8

Cello Sonata in C Op. 65: II. Scherzo-pizzicato (Allegretto)

by Moray Welsh/John Lenehan

2:34
9

Cello Sonata in C Op. 65: III. Elegia (Lento)

by Moray Welsh/John Lenehan

6:46
10

Cello Sonata in C Op. 65: IV. Marcia (Energico)

by Moray Welsh/John Lenehan

2:18
11

Cello Sonata in C Op. 65: V. Moto perpetuo (Presto)

by Moray Welsh/John Lenehan

2:48
12

Six Metamorphoses after Ovid Op. 49: 1. Pan (Senza misura)

by Roy Carter

2:26
13

Six Metamorphoses after Ovid Op. 49: 2. Phaeton (Vivace ritmico)

by Roy Carter

1:24
14

Six Metamorphoses after Ovid Op. 49: 3. Niobe (Andante)

by Roy Carter

2:50
15

Six Metamorphoses after Ovid Op. 49: 4. Bacchus (Allegro pesante)

by Roy Carter

1:52
16

Six Metamorphoses after Ovid Op. 49: 5. Narcissus (Lento piacevole)

by Roy Carter

3:14
17

Six Metamorphoses after Ovid Op. 49: 6. Arethusa (Largamente)

by Roy Carter

2:26

Disc 4 of 5

Track NumberTrack TitleTrack LengthTrack Price/Buy Link
1

Piano Quartet: I. Allegramente

by Janice Graham/Paul Silverthorne/Moray Welsh/Israela Margalit

6:36
2

Piano Quartet: II. Allegro scherzando

by Janice Graham/Paul Silverthorne/Moray Welsh/Israela Margalit

5:07
3

Piano Quartet: III. Andante tranquillo

by Janice Graham/Paul Silverthorne/Moray Welsh/Israela Margalit

8:46
4

Piano Quartet: IV. Allegro molto

by Janice Graham/Paul Silverthorne/Moray Welsh/Israela Margalit

8:24
5

Violin Sonata: I. Allegro tranquillo

by Janice Graham/John Alley

11:56Not available separately
6

Violin Sonata: II. Variazioni

by Janice Graham/John Alley

14:03Not available separately
7

Five Bagatelles for guitar: 1. Allegro

by Tom Kerstens

3:51
8

Five Bagatelles for guitar: 2. Lento

by Tom Kerstens

3:18
9

Five Bagatelles for guitar: 3. Alla Cubana

by Tom Kerstens

2:18
10

Five Bagatelles for guitar: 4. [Lento]

by Tom Kerstens

2:13
11

Five Bagatelles for guitar: 5. Con slancio

by Tom Kerstens

2:32

Disc 5 of 5

Track NumberTrack TitleTrack LengthTrack Price/Buy Link
1

Divertimento on 'Sellinger's Round': I. Allegro

by Academy of St Martin-in-the-Fields

2:55
2

Divertimento on 'Sellinger's Round': II. A Lament (Andante espressivo)

by Academy of St Martin-in-the-Fields

6:14
3

Divertimento on 'Sellinger's Round': III. Presto

by Academy of St Martin-in-the-Fields

1:50
4

Divertimento on 'Sellinger's Round': IV. Adagio

by Academy of St Martin-in-the-Fields

3:47
5

Divertimento on 'Sellinger's Round': V. Allegro assai

by Academy of St Martin-in-the-Fields

3:39
6

Little Music for string orchestra: I. Prelude (Maestoso)

by Academy of St Martin-in-the-Fields

1:33
7

Little Music for string orchestra: II. Fugue (Allegro moderato (a tempo doppio più mosso))

by Academy of St Martin-in-the-Fields

3:30
8

Little Music for string orchestra: III. Air (Andante espressivo)

by Academy of St Martin-in-the-Fields

3:25
9

Little Music for string orchestra: IV. Finale (Vivace)

by Academy of St Martin-in-the-Fields

2:09
10

Sonata for Four Horns: I. Allegro molto moderato

by Michael Thompson Horn Quartet

3:00
11

Sonata for Four Horns: II. Allegro giocoso

by Michael Thompson Horn Quartet

2:31
12

Sonata for Four Horns: III. Lento cantabile tranquillo in stile notturno

by Michael Thompson Horn Quartet

5:34
13

Sonata for Four Horns: IV. Allegro molto e vigoroso

by Michael Thompson Horn Quartet

2:42
14

Concerto for Double String Orchestra: I. Allegro con brio

by Sir Neville Marriner

6:18
15

Concerto for Double String Orchestra: II. Adagio cantabile

by Sir Neville Marriner

9:02
16

Concerto for Double String Orchestra: III. Allegro molto

by Sir Neville Marriner

7:54
Duration:
5:16:50
Genres:
Classical, Compilation
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